Usborne Children's Encyclopedia

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When several persons deliberately live according to a principle or law, thus preventing conflict, each individual acts “rightly”; and when a person willfully benefits or harms another, the idea of “equity” or “requital” requires that a corresponding benefit or injury be visited upon the doer of the deed. The issue between act and rule utilitarianism is in effect discussed by A. Marx’s conception that communism and the market coexist and interpenetrate well after the communist revolution, allowing for a distinct phase of “market socialism,” diverges sharply from this “Eastern” approach to communism (Lawler 1998).

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Here the vital impetus has found its most adequate expression as intelligence. Because the word prohairesis is common in Aristotle’s ethics but not among early Stoics, who used it to pick out a limited sort of impulse, some scholars see Epictetus’s concentrated concern for prohairesis as an especially innovative suggestion of a will, inspired by Aristotle and perhaps by debates about freedom and determinism. At one point he describes God as the being of everything, suggesting pantheism.

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My Very First Encylopedia with Winnie the Pooh and Friends:

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Die Geschichte der synoptischen Tradition. The History of the Synoptic Tradition (1963). The conclusion drawn from this and many parallel examples with other modal operators is that it is a mistake to analyze such structures as involving two-layered operators: a conditional construction embedding or embedded in a modal construction. It follows immediately that both C(e) and C(e There could be a force that is exerted only when matters becomes so configured as to constitute a brain in which certain sorts of mental properties are realized, and that affects the behavior of material particles in ways that causally contribute to bodily behavior that we regard as being under the (partial) control of our volition.

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One Million Things: A Visual Encyclopedia

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And in the Discourses (1778) of Sir Joshua Reynolds, the painter is advised to “consider nature in the abstract, and represent in every one of his figures the character of its species” (III). Anything represented by a tensor in a classical theory will be, by this account, neighborhoodlocal. Each n-ary connective in the language, #, is assigned an n-place (total) function, f#, with inputs and outputs in Val.

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1001 Amazing Facts

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Why should some people get more and better health care than others? By way of contrast, for instance, take John Locke’s account of the patient with sore eyes who prefers the pleasures of drink to those of sight and who remains the sole arbiter of his own pleasures, however selfdestructive. (Essay 2.xxi.55). The fuzzy logician wants to explain human ignorance of typical borderline cases and so is committed to saying that people are ignorant of propositions that are as close to being false as to being true.

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1000 Fantastic Facts

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But the goals of organisms would only be thus served if there were genuine coidentifiables in the objective world. Smith Professor of Philosophy, Yale University; General Editor of the Yale Edition of Works of Jonathan Edwards ROYCE, JOSIAH Mary Sommers Director, Center for Thomistic Studies, University of St. See also Aristotelianism; Aristotle; Feminism and the History of Philosophy; Feminist Philosophy; Justice; Kant, Immanuel; Marx, Karl; Mill, John Stuart; Plato; Platonism and the Platonic Tradition; Rawls, John; Sen, Amartya K.; Women in the History of Philosophy.

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The Dorling Kindersley Children's Picture Encyclopedia

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There is undoubtedly a correlation between this rebirth of philosophy and theology and the social trends of that period, which produced Jewish fin- anciers—some of whom were patrons of learning and who in fact, although perhaps not in theory, were mem- bers of the ruling class of the Islamic state—and Jewish physicians who associated on equal terms with Muslim and Christian intellectuals. Collins defended his style of writing in A Discourse concerning Ridicule and Irony in Writing (1727); his philosophical doctrine of necessitarianism (wherein he differs from the doctrine of free will espoused by most deists) is developed in a Philosophical Inquiry concerning Human Liberty (1715) and a Dissertation on Liberty and Necessity (1729); and his biblical criticism, mainly of the supposed fulfillment of Old Testament prophecies in the New Testament, in the Discourse of the Grounds and Reasons of the Christian Religion (1724) and the Scheme of Literal Prophecy Considered (1725).

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Bubblefacts World Wonders (Bubblefacts S.)

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Whether one thinks of empathy as congruent feeling or imaginative transport, one expects close friendship to have some degree of attunement of this sort. Just suppose that the meaning of ‘Hesperus’ is the brightest evening star, the meaning of ‘Phosphorus’ is the brightest morning star. If one is being orderly, one will generally present events in the order in which they occurred, so the audience must assume that the speaker thinks that Amanda and Beau’s love predated their marriage. (Condition 2 is met).

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Encyclopedia of World Geography (Usborne Geography

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Reference sources are designed to be consulted rather than read through. It was extensively revised several times, and the last edition, published in 1559, provides a systematic presentation of virtually all the lines of thought found in Calvin’s other mature works. knowledge of god and self Bibliography ADDITIONAL WORKS BY CALDERONI I postulati della scienza positiva ed il diritto penale (The postulates of positive science and penal law). Hans Kamp (1971) discovered that in a language with standard feature-of-index shifting tense operators and contextually sensitive expressions that are sensitive to that same feature, such as ‘now,’ one needs two temporal coordinates.

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Illustrated Wildlife Encyclopedia: Reptiles

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But Croce never made this point, and he does not seem to have held this view. This lends authority to the encyclopedia and strengthens its worth as a reference tool for individuals with an interest in gardening. In the most systematic statement of the early church fathers, Origen (third century), commenting on the opening lines of Hebrews, says that Jesus as Word is the invisible image of the invisible God—apparently apprehensible only by reason—who “interpret[s] the secrets of wisdom, and the mysteries of knowledge, making them known to the rational creation” (On Principles 1.2.6–7).

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